Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Precipitation Rankings, August 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1989
1-Month
5.66"
(143.76mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1988 1957
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1898
Jul–Aug 1989
2-Month
10.63"
(270.00mm)
8.91"
(226.31mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1958
Ties: 1992
Jun–Aug 1989
3-Month
17.13"
(435.10mm)
13.28"
(337.31mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
May–Aug 1989
4-Month
23.14"
(587.76mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2003
Apr–Aug 1989
5-Month
27.32"
(693.93mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
6.16"
(156.47mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1901
Mar–Aug 1989
6-Month
32.20"
(817.88mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1996
Feb–Aug 1989
7-Month
36.69"
(931.93mm)
28.36"
(720.34mm)
8.33"
(211.59mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Aug 1989
8-Month
40.04"
(1,017.02mm)
31.99"
(812.55mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1996
Dec 1988–Aug 1989
9-Month
42.35"
(1,075.69mm)
35.41"
(899.41mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1994
Nov 1988–Aug 1989
10-Month
46.33"
(1,176.78mm)
38.49"
(977.65mm)
7.84"
(199.13mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1994
Oct 1988–Aug 1989
11-Month
48.42"
(1,229.87mm)
41.46"
(1,053.08mm)
6.96"
(176.79mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2003
Sep 1988–Aug 1989
12-Month
52.81"
(1,341.37mm)
44.69"
(1,135.13mm)
8.12"
(206.24mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1994
Mar 1988–Aug 1989
18-Month
70.69"
(1,795.53mm)
69.87"
(1,774.70mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Ties: 1914
Sep 1987–Aug 1989
24-Month
87.92"
(2,233.17mm)
89.30"
(2,268.22mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2004
Sep 1986–Aug 1989
36-Month
130.06"
(3,303.52mm)
134.02"
(3,404.11mm)
-3.96"
(-100.59mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Sep 1985–Aug 1989
48-Month
173.73"
(4,412.74mm)
178.72"
(4,539.49mm)
-4.99"
(-126.75mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Sep 1984–Aug 1989
60-Month
216.32"
(5,494.53mm)
223.40"
(5,674.36mm)
-7.08"
(-179.83mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1988 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/